Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: State of Zhao


Related Topics

In the News (Tue 25 Jun 19)

  
  Chinese History - Zhou Dynasty 周 feudal lords: Zhao 趙 and Zhongshan 中山 (www.chinaknowledge.de)
The rulers of Zhao are said to be relatives of the Qin 秦 rulers.
After severe struggles the rulers of Zhao, Wei 魏, and Han 韓 divided the territory of Jin in 453 BC and in 403 were allowed to adopt the title of marquis (hou 侯).
This state that was founded sometime during the Spring and Autumn (Chunqiu 春秋) period is said to be of Non-Chinese origin, founded by "White Di" 白狄 as a fiefdom called Xianyu 鮮虞.
www.chinaknowledge.de /History/Zhou/rulers-zhao.html   (440 words)

  
  State of Zhao - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The state of Zhao bordered the Xiongnu (Huns), the states of Qin, Wei and Yan.
Zhao She was most active in the east; he lead the invasion of Yan state.
Zhao demonstrated its enhanced military prowess by conquering the ethnic State of Zhongshan in 295 BC after a prolonged war, and annexing territory from its neighbors Wei, Yan and Qin.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/State_of_Zhao   (463 words)

  
 State of Zhao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Zhao (pinyin : zhao4 simplified Chinese : 赵 traditional Chinese : 趙) was a Chinese state during the Warring States Period.
Zhao She was most in the east; he lead the invasion Yan state.
Zhao demonstrated its enhanced military prowess by the ethnic state of Zhongshan and annexing from its neighbors Wei Yan and Qin.
www.freeglossary.com /State_of_Chao   (592 words)

  
 State of Zhao bei eLexi - das Onlinelexikon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Zhao She was most active in the east; he was well known for his invasion of Yan.
Zhao demonstrated its enhanced military prowess in the conquest of the ethnic state of Zhongshan and annexations in neighboring states of Wei, Yan and Qin.
Zhao was therefore the only state to oppose the mighty Qin during the closing years of the period.
www.elexi.de /en/s/st/state_of_zhao.html   (604 words)

  
 China: human rights | appeal to Hu Jintao for Zhao Changqing
Zhao Changqing and our profound esteem for the unrelenting courage he has shown in his continuing fight for human rights and democracy in China.
Zhao, 36, a history teacher and activist in the 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations, was arrested last November and charged with "attempted subversion of state power".
Zhao, who has suffered from tuberculosis, had collected 192 signatures to support his demands for China to observe basic human rights and had sent the petition to the 16th Communist Party Congress.
www.justresponse.net /Zhao_appeal.html   (544 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Supporters want state funeral for Zhao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
BEIJING — The Chinese government is facing pressure from supporters of the late leader Zhao Ziyang to honor the deposed Communist Party chief with the state funeral honors bestowed on leaders Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping.
Zhao was last seen in public May 19, 1989, when he visited the protesting students and begged them to leave the square.
Zhao's family accepted a government offer last week to hold a ceremony at Babaoshan, but no date was set.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/2005-01-24-zhao-state-funeral_x.htm?csp=34   (604 words)

  
 Han Zhao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
ch 漢趙, pinyin han4 zhao4, (304-329) was a state of the Sixteen Kingdoms during the Chinese Jin Dynasty (265-420).
Although chronologically the Han Zhao was not the first of the kingdoms, its armies sacked the Jin dynastic capitals of Luoyang in 311 and Chang'an in 316.
The Former Zhao state was proclaimed and lasted until 318 when Shi Le defeated Liu Yao at the river Luo.
www.theezine.net /h/han-zhao.html   (908 words)

  
 STATE OF ZHAO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Along with the state of Yan, Zhao was among the weaker states at the beginning of the period.
Marquess Lie of Zhao was noted for several reforms; however Zhao was greatly strengthened during the reign of King Wuling of Zhao.
Zhao demonstarted its enhanced military prowess in the conquest of the ethnic state of Zhongshan and annexations in neighboring states of Wei, Yan and Qin.
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /definition/STATE+OF+ZHAO   (440 words)

  
 4Reference || Zhao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Zhao (pinyin: zhao4, simplified Chinese: 赵, traditional Chinese: 趙) is a common Chinese family name.
Zhao Yun, a general during the era of Three Kingdoms.
Zhao is also the shorthand of State of Zhao during the end of Spring and Autumn Period.
www.4reference.net /encyclopedias/wikipedia/Zhao.html   (149 words)

  
 WoW: We Observe the World
Zhao was arrested in September and accused of "leaking state secrets," a few months after he began working as a research assistant for the Beijing bureau of The New York Times.
Zhao Yan, a researcher for the Beijing bureau of The New York Times, had been detained by the authorities for leaking state secrets since September and not allowed to communicate with his family or lawyers, I was shocked.
Zhao didn’t leak state secrets, there’s only one possibility left: he was arrested for exposing the corruption cases as most foreign reporters have suspected.
josephbosco.com /wow2004/archive/2005_02_01_wowarchive.html   (8410 words)

  
 Boston.com / News / World / Asia / Family of China's Zhao Forgoes State Funeral   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Zhao, toppled for opposing a military crackdown on protests for democracy on Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989, died at 85 in a Beijing hospital Monday after suffering multiple strokes.
Newspapers relegated Zhao's death to brief reports on inside pages, reflecting the concern among China's leaders that the sensitive mourning period could lead to an outpouring of public sentiment and spark protests.
"Zhao's family has decided not to ask the government to arrange a state funeral," said a source close to the family who spoke on condition of anonymity.
www.boston.com /news/world/asia/articles/2005/01/18/family_of_chinas_zhao_forgoes_state_funeral__source?mode=PF   (760 words)

  
 The Qin Dynasty On-line Source Book
c.261 BC Lu Buwei, a merchant from Zhao, befriends Prince Zichu, future king of Qin and father of the First Emperor, while the latter was a hostage in Han Dan, capital of the state of Zhao.
257 BC The Qin army is forced to raise the seige of Handan, capital of the state of Zhao in the Hebei region.
225 BC Conquest of the state of Wei.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Academy/7547/chrono.html   (725 words)

  
 Han Zhao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Han Zhao (Simplified Chinese characters: 汉赵, Traditional Chinese characters: 漢趙, pinyin: Hànzhào) (304-329) was a state of the Sixteen Kingdoms during the Chinese Jin Dynasty (265-420).
It represented two states, the Han state (漢, pinyin Hàn) proclaimed in 304 by Liu Yuan and the Former Zhao state (前趙, pinyin Qiánzhào) in 318 by Liu Yao.
The Former Zhao state was proclaimed and lasted until 329 when Shi Le defeated Liu Yao at the river Luo.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/H/Han-Zhao.htm   (979 words)

  
 People's Daily Online -- Chinese Zhao surname history
The state of Zhao which originated in the state of Jin later became one of the "Seven Overlord States" in the Warring States period.
After the state of Zhao was destroyed by the state of Qin, two branches of the surname Zhao emerged: Tianshui Zhao and Zhuojun Zhao.
Zhao Qian, son of Lord Daoxiang of the state of Zhao, was exiled to Pangling (Pang county in central China's Hubei province) and later his descendants moved from Pangling to Liwu in Zhuo county (Boye county in north China's Hebei province), thus forming another branch of the Zhao surname, Zhuojun Zhao.
english.people.com.cn /200506/03/eng20050603_188345.html   (402 words)

  
 WOW Special Feature - China, Journalism and the State: Zhao Yan
Zhao was employed as a researcher, to assist correspondents in gathering information, and that he had not functioned as a reporter or writer.
Zhao Yan, a researcher for the Beijing bureau of The Times, has been detained by the authorities since September and is not allowed to communicate with his family or lawyers.
Zhao is accused of leaking state secrets, a very serious charge that could lead to a decade in prison.
josephbosco.com /wow2004/cgswow.htm   (8156 words)

  
 CBC News: Thousands attend Zhao Ziyang memorial
Zhao, who sympathized with pro-democracy demonstrators in Tiananmen Square, died on Jan. 17 after spending his last 15 years under house arrest.
State media reports have been suppressed, and internet references of the death erased.
Details of the memorial were not released to the public, but the government said it would be a "ceremony for bidding the body farewell." It's a lower status ceremony than a state funeral.
www.cbc.ca /story/world/national/2005/01/29/zhao-ziyang050128.html   (306 words)

  
 China defends 1989 crackdown, dismissal of sympathetic party leader   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Zhao spent his last 15 years under house arrest after being dismissed as the country's top leader.
Asked for the government's opinion of Zhao, the spokesman cited rulings that the student-led protests were a counterrevolutionary riot and that Zhao, who sympathized with the demonstrators, tried to "split the party."
Zhao's family had not informed his widow, Liang Boqi, of his death, and won't make its own memorial plans until it does so, said Frank Lu, a Hong Kong-based human rights activist.
www.wfts.com /stories/2005/01/050118china.shtml   (551 words)

  
 Regional arterial stress-strain distributions referenced to the zero-stress state in the rat -- Zhao et al. 282 (2): ...
The midwall strain referenced to the zero-stress state
Means ± SE of the relation between strain and pressure in the thoracic aorta referenced to the no-load state (n) and the zero-stress state (z).
The midwall strain referenced to the zero-stress state did not differ from that referenced to the no-load state, whereas the inner and outer surface strains were lower and higher when referenced to the zero-stress state compared with the no-load state.
ajpheart.physiology.org /cgi/content/full/282/2/H622   (3214 words)

  
 China Plans Modest Memorial For Zhao (washingtonpost.com)
The matter is sensitive because Zhao was purged for opposing the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrations in Tiananmen Square, and the government is worried that a memorial service for him might stir memories of the massacre and set off protests.
Wan was a close ally of Zhao's during the 1980s, but abandoned him at a critical moment during the Tiananmen protests and endorsed the party's decision to declare martial law, reportedly while being held under house arrest in Shanghai.
Zhao's funeral is expected to take place at Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery, which is reserved for senior party officials.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/articles/A24774-2005Jan20.html   (707 words)

  
 CPJ Protests: 2004
Zhao was detained in Shanghai on September 17.
Zhao's associates have speculated that the journalist is under investigation as the source of the leak.
Zhao began working at the New York Times in May after he was forced out of his job as a reporter for China Reform magazine.
www.cpj.org /protests/04ltrs/China24sept04pl.html   (448 words)

  
 Boston.com / News / World / Asia / Family of China's Zhao Forgoes State Funeral: Source   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The family of China's purged Communist Party chief, Zhao Ziyang, has decided not to request the government to arrange a state funeral, a source close to the family said on Tuesday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - The family of China's purged Communist Party chief, Zhao Ziyang, has decided not to request the government to arrange a state funeral, a source close to the family said on Tuesday.
Zhao, toppled for opposing the army crackdown on the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy demonstrations in 1989, died at a Beijing hospital on Monday after suffering multiple strokes last week.
www.boston.com /news/world/asia/articles/2005/01/18/family_of_chinas_zhao_forgoes_state_funeral_source   (252 words)

  
 AsiaMedia :: CHINA: Lawyer barred from meeting reporter in state secrets case
By Josephine Ma The lawyer for journalist Zhao Yan was yesterday told he could not meet his client because his case involved state secrets.
Zhao, a researcher in Beijing for The New York Times, was detained last Friday by secret police in Shanghai after the Times broke the news of Jiang Zemin's retirement.
Many of Zhao's friends and former colleagues have expressed regret at his arrest, and many believe he is innocent.
www.asiamedia.ucla.edu /article.asp?parentid=15149   (459 words)

  
 All Empires - The Qin Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It warred incessantly with other large states like Jin and Chu, and in the 4th century BC crushed the state of Zhao under the famed general Bai Qi.
It is said that he had 400,000 surrendered Zhao soldiers buried alive to prevent the Zhao from ever rising again.
Yin Zheng, rumoured to be the bastard son of Prime Minister Lu Buwei, came to the throne in 247 BC after the death of Duke Zhuangxiang.
www.allempires.com /empires/qin/qin1.htm   (1120 words)

  
 CBC News: China urged to honour Zhao formally
Zhao was the former party chief who was purged in 1989 for sympathizing with Chinese citizens who were protesting in Tiananmen Square.
Zhao's family will be allowed to hold a ceremony to bid farewell to his remains at the revolutionary cemetery where senior party leaders are buried.
It was announced in the official news agency, but state broadcasters have so far remained silent about his death.
www.cbc.ca /story/world/national/2005/01/21/china-zhao050121.html   (388 words)

  
 COE > Reports > 2001> An Analysis of State Educational Technology Plans
State technology plans are state level policy documents that provide frameworks for implementing educational technology in a given state.
Zhao and Conway note that state technology plans not only indicate the areas in which resources should be deployed, but also shape what technology is purchased, what pedagogical approaches are used, and what professional development should contain.
State technology plans can have substantial influence on such things as decisions on hardware and software purchases, and strategies for teacher professional development.
ed-web3.educ.msu.edu /reports/ed-researchrep/01/oct-report3.htm   (342 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | Retired Politburo Members Appeal for Zhao Ziyang’s Rehabilitation
Zhao Ziyang’s death has again elicited divergent views towards the June 4th incident (the Tiananmen Square Massacre) inside the CCP itself.
In the letter, Hu stated emphatically that Zhao had made important contributions to the nation, that he would be remembered for hundreds of generations, even for eternity.
Li pointed out that the CCP’s treatment of Zhao was illegal and that rehabilitating Zhao’s name and holding memorial services for him would be good for the current government and the Party, and would not have any negative side effects.
english.epochtimes.com /news/5-1-24/25980.html   (420 words)

  
 CPJ Protests: 2005
On September 21, 2004, Zhao's family received a notice from the Beijing State Security Bureau accusing him of "providing state secrets to foreigners." Prosecutors issued a formal arrest warrant for Zhao on October 20 but did not specify the alleged actions leading to his arrest.
Zhao's associates have speculated that your government may be attempting to link him to a September 7 article in The New York Times correctly predicting Jiang Zemin's retirement from his final leadership post on the Central Military Commission.
Zhao is also a well-known journalist in his own right who reported aggressively on farmers' rights issues for the Beijing-based Zhongguo Gaige (China Reform) magazine prior to his work at the Beijing bureau of the Times.
www.cpj.org /protests/05ltrs/China17mar05pl.html   (448 words)

  
 ABC 7 News - China's Media Quiet About Zhao's Death   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
SHANGHAI, China (AP) - State media marked the passing of ousted leader Zhao Ziyang, once one of China's leading reformers, with only brief mentions on Tuesday, while eulogies from the public were erased by censors from Web sites.
Zhao helped launch China's economic boom as a protege of then-supreme leader Deng Xiaoping but spent his last 15 years under house arrest.
State television usually carries death announcements on its evening news broadcast, with fl-and-white photos of the late leaders framed in fl against a bright blue background.
www.wjla.com /news/stories/0105/201054.html   (429 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.